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Insecurity: CSOs back regional security outfits

…call for civility, sustainability By Gabriel Ewepu AS activities of kidnappers, bandits, ritualists, armed robbers, cultists, unknown gunmen and insurgents continue to be a thorn in the flesh of Nigerians, Civil Society Organisations, CSOs, Tuesday, threw their weight behind the establishment of regional security outfits to provide cover for defenseless Nigerians suffering the brunt. However,
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CCB, CSOs disagree over release of information on assets of public servants

By Chris Ochayi The Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, Thursday, disagreed with the Civil Society Organizations, CSOs, on the non release of requests for assets declaration information of public servant. The duo expressed divergent views on the cogent issue while speaking at a one-day stakeholder’s roundtable discussion on Freedom of Information, FOI, Act implementation and
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CSO writes US Embassy, wants Pantami on terrorist watch-list over alleged support for terrorism

Coalition of CSOs in Africa condemn attack on Amnesty Int’l, civic space

By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja Coalition of Civil Society Organisations, CSOs, in Africa, Thursday, condemned attacks on Amnesty International in Nigeria. The condemnation was made in a statement signed by leaders of 50 CSOs including Community of Practice Against Mass Atrocities; Global Rights; Witness; Centre for Community Excellence; Srarina Initiative for Peace Justice and Development;
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#EndSARS: Mother of alleged Lekki Tollgate shooting victim not his mother

#ENDSARS: NBA, CSOs, SANs flay FG’s move to try protesters

…FG trying to silence me by freezing my account, says #EndSARS activist …Everyone has right to protest — UN …It’s in your interest to keep peace, Buhari tells youths By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Ikechukwu Nnochiri & Luminous Jannamike The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, human rights activists, Civil Soceity Organisations, CSOs, and Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs,
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#ENDSARS AFTERMATH: Africa CTDF, NGOs, CSOs on reconciliatory visit to affected states

  By: Abayomi Adeshida A Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), the African Children Talent Discovery Foundation (ACTDF) in Collaboration with Nigerians In Diaspora Mentoring Corp NidMeCorp. and other Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) has started It’s Nationwide Reconciliatory visits to troubled states as a result of the recent civil unrest which was a fallout from the #endsars protest
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VIDEO: LCC boss presents footages of Lekki shootings as legal tussle begins

#EndSARS: CSOs raise concerns over Identity of Judicial panelists

…Want panels to release profile of members …Seek access for independent observers to monitor proceedings By Luminous Jannamike Civil society organizations, CSOs, have raised concerns over the identity of the members of the Judicial Panels of Inquiry receiving and investigating complaints of Police brutality or related extrajudicial killings. Recall that the National Economic Council (NEC)
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Lekki tollgate massacre: 100 CSOs ask Buhari to immediately sack Buratai, others

By Joseph Erunke – Abuja A coalition of 100 civil society organisations has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sack the Chief of Army Staff following the killing of unarmed protesters Tuesday evening at Lekki Tollgate. Besides, the group asked the president to immediately order suspension of the Nigerian Army’s newly launched Operation Crocodile
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NYCN tasks youths on support for security agencies; commends NYSC, JAMB for youth agenda

APC, FG deceived Nigerians on subsidy — TUC, CSOs

…Ask FG to disclose crude oil sale accruals since 2016 …Subsidy claims, height of deceit —TUC …PDP, Atiku’s stance on deregulation hypocritical — APC By Victor Ahiuma-Young & Omeiza Ajayi The angst against the increase in the pump price of petrol continued yesterday, with pro-labour civil society organizations, on the aegis of Joint Action Front,
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